Program Schedule for 2023

Please note the location of individual events as they vary.  
All programs are conducted by, or in cooperation with, the Schuylkill County Department of Parks and Recreation.

****Schuylkill County Sketchers
Every 3rd Saturday @ 10am - Meet Audrey Wells in the UPPER parking lot at the Sweet Arrow Lake Clubhouse Participants will sketch various nature scenes. Free and open to the public. No art experience is necessary. Please bring something to draw on and something to draw with. For more info e-mail

****Tree-Mendous Tree Trek
Saturday, October 7th from 10:00-11:00 a.m. Meets in the Waterfall Road Pavilion. 
Nature’s engine turns again and a new season is in place. Let’s hike to enjoy the colorful scenes of fall

****Sweet Arrow Centennial Dance
Celebrating the 100 year Anniversary of Sweet Arrow Lake
Friday November 3 from 6-9pm at the Sweet Arrow Lake Clubhouse, 108 Clubhouse Rd., Pine Grove.
Featuring “Ridgeline”, Band members Dave Kintzel, Ken Kintzel, Dave Evans, and Tim (Grim) Donmoyer blend vocal harmonies and years of musical experience to create great classic rock and country music. This event is sponsored by the Sweet Arrow Lake Conservation Association and is made possible with a grant from the Schuylkill Area Community Foundation. Free admission. Food will be available. 
 For info call 570-345-8952 (leave a message)

****Hershey Handbell Ensemble Christmas
Sunday December 3rd, 3:00PM at the Clubhouse
A holiday event that should not be missed awaits you at the Sweet Arrow Lake Clubhouse, 108 Clubhouse Rd., Pine Grove, in commemoration of the 100th Anniversary of the lake. Join us on Sunday, December 3 at 3:00pm for “Christmas at the Clubhouse” featuring the Hershey Handbell Ensemble. This auditioned ensemble was formed in 2004 and is based in south central Pennsylvania. Formed to fulfill the need for a community based group that is able to play advanced handbell arrangements, this fifteen member ensemble performs seasonally in April and December under the direction of Dr. Shawn Gingrich in churches, nursing homes, and even the “White House.” They perform on seven and a half octaves of Malmark Handbells, four octaves of Petit and Fritzen handbells, Handchimes, silver melody bells, and other assorted instruments. The ensemble seeks to advance an interest in handbell ringing through education and performance of this beautiful musical art. If you would like more information about the ensemble, please visit their website or Facebook page. Light refreshments will be served after the program. 

Due to limited space, reservations are necessary to guarantee seating. To make reservations or for info call 570-345-8952 only (leave a message).

Events and Programs

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